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    Friends of the National Concert Hall Competition

    If you love music  - then this is definatelyt the competition for you. We have three Season Friend of the National Concert Hall memberships worth €125 to give away. Friends of the National Concert Hall enjoy ticket discounts, priority booking, music courses, open rehearsals, tours and talks throughout the year.

    Plus the overall winner will get a pair of tickets to see Natalie Dessay on March 26th 2015 with a two-course dinner for two with tea/coffee in the Terrace restaurant at the National Concert Hall before the performance courtesy of With Taste. After the concert, you can spend a €50 Gift Voucher in Music Box, The National Concert Hall music shop.

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Thursday 27 November 2014


    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    The perfect musical soundtrack to your journey home accompanied by news and traffic updates. At 5.40pm, Culture File, Luke Clancy's daily guide to creativity in the world around us


    We're afraid that all the listener tickets for this have been applied for. We will have a reserve list so feel free to email in case we get any returns.

    RTÉ lyric fm’s Classic Drive Live with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra Studio 1, 12th December

    On Friday the 12th December from 5.30pm, Liz Nolan’s Classic Drive will broadcast live from Studio 1 in the RTE Radio Centre, Donnybrook, Dublin 4 in the company of the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra conducted by John Finucane and she would love you to be there. Expect great orchestral and seasonal music from the masters including Tchaikovsky, Grieg and Prokofiev.

    Liz will also introduce some of the great new musical talent in Ireland. Rising stars soprano Jennifer Davis and tenor Patrick Hyland, and violinst Aoife Ní Bhríain will perform with the RTÉ NSO and talk to Liz about their plans for the future. Culture File’s Luke Clancy will present a live insight to the world of culture and the arts, and as usual Liz will have all the usual sport and traffic updates.

    To attend this free broadcast, simply email your name, contact details and number of tickets required to The broadcast will run from 5.30-7.00pm and we will need you to be at the Radio Centre in RTÉ by 5.00pm.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:01
      Title: Symphony In E Flat Major ‘The Hurdy Gurdy’ (1st Movement) Allegro Con Spirito
      Composer: Schmitt, Joseph
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): New Dutch Academy Chamber Soloists And Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Schmitt Early Symphonies - New Dutch Academy: Simon Murphy, PentaTone Classics, 5186 039
      Duration: 4:11
    • 16:08
      Title: Quartet In D Op76 (1st Movement) Allegretto
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Johannes String Quartet
      Album: The Sunday Sessions (Recordno: Mpr206) ~~ G441303, Mpr, Mpr206
      Duration: 4:28
    • 16:13
      Title: Grande Valse Brillante In E Flat Major Op. 18
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Alice Sara Ott
      Performer(s): Alice Sara Ott
      Album: Alice Sarah Ott Chopin Complete Waltzes, Deutsche Grammophon, 4778095
      Duration: 5:39
    • 16:37
      Title: Pastime With Good Company
      Complete Work Name: Pastime With Good Company
      Composer: Henry Viii
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Royal Danish Brass
      Album: British Brass Connection (Recordno: Rcd8358) ~~ F162805, Rondo, Rcd8358
      Duration: 5:24
    • 16:48
      Title: Symphony No.2 In D Major Op.36 Allegro Molto
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Orchestre Revolutionnaire Et Romantique
      Album: Beethoven The Symphonies ~~ PD OB, Archiv, 4778643
      Duration: 6:08
    • 17:03
      Title: Et Incarnatus Est From Mass In C Minor - Great
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Sylvia Mcnair (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Sylvia Mcnair (Soprano), English Baroque Soloists; Alastair Mitchell (Bassoon), Monteverdi Choir
      Album: Mozart: Great Mass in C minor, Philips, 420210-2
      Duration: 8:08
    • 17:09
      Title: Steyrische Tanze
      Composer: Lanner, Joseph
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Alles Walzer ~~ G395202, Orf Bayer, LC5130CD230
      Duration: 5:56
    • 17:22
      Title: Concerto No.4a In F (1st Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Roy Goodman (Vla D'Amore)
      Performer(s): Roy Goodman (Vla D'Amore), Brandenberg Consort
      Album: Handel - Six Concerti Grossi Op.3, Hyperion, Cda66633
      Duration: 6:21
    • 17:36
      Title: The Brides
      Composer: Wojciech Kilar
      Performer(s): Not Available (P)
      Performer(s): Not Available (P)
      Album: Bram Stoker's Dracula original Motion Picture Soundtrack, Sony
      Duration: 4:53
    • 17:52
      Title: Quintet In F Minor Op.41 (3rd Movement) Finale - Allegretto Ma Espressivo
      Composer: Dussek, Johann Ladislaus
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Riko Fuduka (Fortepiano), Franc Polman (Violin), Elisabeth Smalt (Viola), Jan Insinger (Violoncello), Nepomuk Fortepiano Quintet
      Album: Nepomuk Fortepiano Quintet Hummel - Dussek - Onslow, Brilliant Classics, 93203
      Duration: 5:59
    • 18:00
      Title: Violin Concerto In D (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
      Performer(s): Maxim Vengerov (Violin), Chicago Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Brahms - Violin Concerto - Violin Sonata No.3, Teldec, 0630-171442
      Duration: 8:57
    • 18:17
      Title: Don Quixote Suite: Ouverture
      Composer: Telemann, Georg Philipp
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Northern Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Telemann: Orchestral Suites ~~ H710501, Naxos, 8.554019
      Duration: 5:42
    • 18:24
      Title: The Fairy Lough
      Composer: Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Performer(s): Stephen Varcoe (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Stephen Varcoe (Baritone), Clifford Benson (Piano)
      Album: Songs by Sir Charles Villiers Stanford, Hyperion, CDA67124
      Duration: 4:25
    • 18:34
      Title: Prelude In C Sharp Minor Op.3 No.2
      Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): David Quigley (Piano)
      Performer(s): David Quigley (Piano)
      Album: David Quigley: Piano Classics, El Greco, DJQ 002
      Duration: 5:05
    • 18:45
      Title: 1812 Overture -- Not Available
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Chicago Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 417400), Decca, 417400
      Duration: 14:57

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